Waitress the Musical tickets are available now for the Adelphi Theatre London. Starring American Idol runner-up and recording artist Katharine McPhee, Waitress is one West End pie that you'll be begging to get second helpings of!
Waitress, based on the 2007 indie classic of the same name, hit the spot on Broadway and it is now set to serve up a slice of musical delight at the London's Adelphi Theatre starting in February 2019. Originating the role of Jenna for the UK premiere will be American Idol star, Katharine McPhee, a top recording artist and actress whose 2007 single, 'Over It', was certified Gold. Her most notable acting credits include starring alongside Anna Faris in The House Bunny and landing the lead role of Paige on the action drama series, Scorpion.
Jenna doesn’t have much going for her, she doesn’t mind her job as a waitress at the local diner but it isn’t going anywhere. Her relationship with her husband Earl is loveless and abusive. To escape it all she bakes, her pies are the talk of the town, but soon her pies aren’t the only thing about Jenna that have tongues wagging. Shortly after discovering she is pregnant, one of the last things she wants to be, Jenna begins an affair with her new OBGYN, Dr. Pomatter, who is also married. Jenna decides that she needs a way out and a pie baking contest and its grand prize is her way to get a new lease on life, but things don’t go exactly to plan.
Waitress has music and lyrics by American singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles and a book by Jessie Nelson based on the film of the same name by Adrienne Shelly. Waitress Musical is currently in its third year on Broadway. It made history as the first show with an all-female creative team. This team, including choreographer Lorin Latarro and multi Tony Award winning director Diane Paulus, will return for the London premiere, Waitress has won or been nominated for many awards, including nominations for 4 Tony Awards and a Grammy.
Details about the London West End production of Waitress, including casting will be released in due course.
Grab a bite of Jenna's pies and book Waitress tickets now at the London West End Adelphi Theatre! Tickets to Waitress are selling fast!